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Malibu High (1979)

R | | Crime, Drama, Thriller | May 1979 (USA)
When a high school senior is dumped by her boyfriend, her grades fall drastically...to avoid failing, she begins seducing her male teachers. Thus begins her downward spiral into drug ... See full summary »

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(as Irv Berwick)

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Stuart Taylor ...
Kevin
Katie Johnson ...
Lucy
Wallace Earl Laven ...
Mrs. Bentley (as Phyllis Benson)
Alex Mann ...
Tony (as Al Mannino)
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Annette Ingersoll
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Lance (as Garth Howard)
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John Yates ...
Mr. Donaldson (as John Grant)
James Devney ...
Mr. Wyngate (as Jim Devney)
Clarke Gordon ...
Harry Ingersoll (as Robert Gordon)
Ken Layton ...
Mr. Mooney
Cambra Foldes ...
Valerie (as Cambra Zweigler)
William Cohen ...
Jeweler
Susan Gorton ...
Miss Primm
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When a high school senior is dumped by her boyfriend, her grades fall drastically...to avoid failing, she begins seducing her male teachers. Thus begins her downward spiral into drug addiction and prostitution, and ultimately assassinations for a kingpin mob boss. Written by anonymous

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Every Teacher in School Wanted to FLUNK HER... But Nobody Dared!

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Crime | Drama | Thriller

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R

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May 1979 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Death in Denim  »

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Budget:

$56,000 (estimated)
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Trivia

Jill Lansing was asked to pose for the theatrical one sheet poster, but demanded to be paid an outrageous sum of money. Mary-Margaret Humes was featured on the one sheet poster instead. See more »

Goofs

When Kim "shoots" the tin can, it is obvious that the can is being flipped into the air by the wooden plank under it. See more »

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Referenced in Adjust Your Tracking (2013) See more »

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Lovely But Deadly
Written by Steve Myland
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No assassination on Wednesday, please, I have a history test
26 October 2003 | by See all my reviews

I saw this (or a very abbreviated version of this) film on TV back around 1985. It was a puzzle. I found of copy of the film, then bought my first VCR. I was not disappointed. It is the silliest movie I have ever seen! Every aspect of it's production (acting, writing, sound, composition, cinematography, etc.) is truly bad and hence it rates an 11 on the scale of 10 all-time-bad movies.

Malibu High improves with age like a fine wine - each viewing brings new insights into how bad (and how entertaining) a film can really be. I'd recommend a group viewing with like-minded friends who occassionally need to kick back and have a great laugh.


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